heelpiece definition

  • noun:
    • A piece created for or providing as heel of a shoe or stocking.
    • some armour to guard the pumps.
    • a bit of leather-based fixed in the heel of a shoe.
    • the finish.
    • A piece of armor to protect the pumps.
    • an item of leather fixed on heel of a shoe.
    • the conclusion.
    • That element of a shoe or stocking which incloses the heel of this foot either beneath or behind, or both; the heel.
    • Armor for heel, particularly that part of the solleret which covered the heel in addition to back of foot, and to which the spur had been connected.
    • In metal ship-building, a short period of angle-bar used to connect the pumps of the two sections of a frame which meet at center-line for the vessel.
  • others:
    • To furnish with a heel-piece; add yet another heel-piece to, as with fixing.

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